SuSE 10 Security Update : Mozilla (ZYPP Patch Number 7196)

Medium Nessus Plugin ID 50489


The remote SuSE 10 host is missing a security-related patch.


The Mozilla NSS Library was updated to version 3.12.8 and the Mozilla NSPR Library was updated to 4.8.6 to fix various bugs and one security issue :

- Disallow wildcard matching in X509 certificate Common Names. (CVE-2010-3170)

This update also has preparations for Firefox 4 support, and a updated Root Certificate Authority list.


Apply ZYPP patch number 7196.

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Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 50489

File Name: suse_mozilla-nspr-7196.nasl

Version: $Revision: 1.9 $

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 2010/11/05

Modified: 2012/06/14

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Medium


Base Score: 4.3

Vector: CVSS2#AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:N/I:P/A:N

Vulnerability Information

CPE: cpe:/o:suse:suse_linux

Required KB Items: Host/local_checks_enabled, Host/cpu, Host/SuSE/release, Host/SuSE/rpm-list

Patch Publication Date: 2010/10/19

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2010-3170